The new 2018 Toyota Hilux Diesel is on the market. We found some official information, and heard some rumors about it. Here are all information that we found about new Hilux.
This Hilux has a chrome plated front grille, surrounded with aggressive horizontal panels. The front bumper has fog lights, a lower spoiler and black mesh. The door handles are chrome-plated, the side mirrors are electric and has aluminium side-steps. At the back, it has a TRD rear bumper, front and rear mud flaps and a rear privacy glass. The headlights are halogen multi-reflectors and LED daytime running lights. The tail lights are LED center stop light and sport style tail lamps. The utility deck is double-walled with smooth outer surface and has inner tie-down hooks. There is a reverse camera on the tail gate. The wheels are 18’’ TRD two-tone alloys all terrain tires, spine drive wheel nuts and comes with a steel spare wheel. The 2018 model comes in a variety of colors among them glint red, charcoal grey, silver sky and eclipse black.
New 2018 Toyota Hilux Diesel has black leather seats with slide and recline functions, the driver seats are power-seats with slide, recline and height adjustment capabilities. The rear seats have a fold-away function and an under-seat storage compartment. It has a metallic style instrumental panel, a Multi-Informational Display (MID), Bluetooth and voice controls and leather-capped gear lever. It has a front accessory power outlet for simple MP3 player and phone charging. It also has air-conditioning with clean air filter and a lockable glove compartment.
ENGINE AND PERFORMANCE
This model runs on a 3-liter 26 valve V6 engine, and has a maximum power of 126kW at 3600rpm. Fuel consumption varies with engine transmission mode. Manual models will consume at 8.3 liters per 100 kilometers, and the automatic will consume 8.7 liters per 100 kilometers. The fuel tank has a fuel capacity of 76 liters. The automatic transmission is 5-speed, and is also part-time 4WD. The manual transmission is also 5-speed and part-time 4WD.
Since 2005, all the other Hilux models did not experience significant changes, up-to the release of the 2018 model. More flair is added to the 2018 model with a more luxurious exterior look. The outer frame is bigger and wider and is built to be more of a city car. It also has more power to handle more tonnes at the back. The interior is more luxurious and Toyota will make this model technologically sensitive with cruise-control capability and additional safety and security concepts.
2018 Toyota Hilux Diesel RELEASE DATE AND PRICE
The 2018 Toyota Hilux Diesel will set you back $65,290 for the automatic transmission model and $62,790 for the manual transmission model. The car is set to be released towards the end of 2018.
January 24, 2017